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Description

What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

What is Tornado?

By using non-blocking network I/O, Tornado can scale to tens of thousands of open connections, making it ideal for long polling, WebSockets, and other applications that require a long-lived connection to each user.

What is Meatier?

Like meteor, but meatier. Meteor is awesome! But after 3 years, it's starting to show its age. This project is designed to showcase the exact same functionality as Meteor, but without the monolithic structure. It trades a little simplicity for a lot of flexibility.

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    What companies use Node.js?
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    What tools integrate with Node.js?
    95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
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    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Tornado
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    6 tools on StackShare integrate with Meatier

    What are some alternatives to Node.js, Tornado, and Meatier?

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